= Definition of Mesh types and terms: =
These are terms used in the pages created under CdlDiscussion
Please change them as needed but be sure to change them everwhere so we know what we are talking about.
'''Mesh'''
The name for an unstructured grid on which data is located
'''Cells'''
The geometric components of a mesh
'''Nodes'''
The vertices of the geometric cells of a mesh
'''Edges'''
The lines which connect the vertices of a geometric cell
'''Faces'''
The 2D polygons which bound a 3D geometric solid cell
'''Connectivity'''
A list of the Nodes which describe the geometric shape of an cell in a pre-formatted order
'''Extruded'''
A mesh which uniform in one of its dimensions. -- '''think cookie cuter?'''
''Edge List''
A list of the edges which bound a cell in a pre-formatted order
''Face List''
A list of the faces which bound a cell in a pre-formatted order
The last two really need help!
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